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Peg gets an award for its compelling, interconnected picture of Winnipeg.

Peg, the community indicators system United Way and the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) codesigned, received the Community Indicators Consortium Impact Award on September 30th, 2014. This award is presented to indicator projects that best demonstrate the power of indicators to … Continue reading

Keeping pace to raise $20 million+ for our community!

Numerous organizations give the annual United Way Campaign—which kicks of in September and wraps in January—a huge boost in the early weeks. These “Pacesetter” corporations and workplace campaigns get us off to a great start. We’re already closing in on … Continue reading

Workplace of the Week: Lafarge’s “concrete” commitment to a better community!

Construction giant Lafarge‘s corporate promise is “building better cities.” And they do, one Day of Caring at a time! Pregnancy and Family Support Services, a United Way agency partner who support pregnant women and encourage family life, operate a licensed daycare … Continue reading

We can move mountains (or at least planes!) when we all pull together.

Workers Compensation Board of Manitoba and i1Creative put together this great video of the 2014 Plane Pull. Kinda makes us wish we could do it again!

Islamic History Month unfolds at United Way.

We’re very pleased to host the launch of Islamic History Month Canada’s first public exhibit on Sunday, October 5th in our atrium. Shahina Siddiqui will deliver a keynote speech, a month-long display will grace the atrium walls, and there will be … Continue reading

Helping kids be all that they can be: Art Among Friends.

In the basement of artist Shirley Levacy’s Winnipeg home, the Great Blue Art Studio is abuzz with creative energy and conversation. Led by Shirley’s enthusiastic suggestions, three teens are painting together. Katie is a bright, outgoing girl who has taken art classes with Shirley since she was a … Continue reading